Elderly couple in the garden

Gardening for wildlife

Your garden is a mini nature reserve! Learn how to make it a great home for wildlife.

Whether you're planting for wildlife, creating a pond or need advice on chemical free pest control, the RSPB has got you covered. 

Creating a wildlife friendly garden

Small tortoiseshell Aglais urticae, nectaring on mint, Middleton Lakes RSPB reserve

Wildlife can make its home in our gardens in many different ways. There are lots of things we can do, from planting to maintenance, that will make them as welcome as possible.

Year round gardening

Bee on globe thistle

We look at different gardening tips and tricks for the different months of the year.  Find out what to do and when is best to make your garden work for wildlife.

Wildlife in your garden guide

Welcome wildlife to your garden pack

Giving nature a home in our green spaces is something each and every one of us can do to help turn the tide - and we've produced the perfect free guide to help you.

Parking for wildlife

Parking for wildlife
Parking your car doesn't have to be at the expense of wildlife.